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XR520 Receipt Printer

The POS-X XR520 has reached end of life. It has been replaced by the POS-X EVO HiSpeed.

The POS-X XR520 receipt printer offers a stellar combination of extreme performance and affordability and is an ideal solution for retail and hospitality locations. A lightning-fast 11.81" per second print speed keeps lines flowing smoothly, all but eliminating the wait for printouts to finish. The printer supports ESC/POS, OPOS, Windows XP, 2000, Vista, or 7, allowing for easy installation at a wide variety of setups.

The autocutter boasts a 1.5 million cut lifespan, and the printhead is rated at 99.42 miles printed, fantastic longevity for any business. POS-X's standard 5-year warranty also includes 2-day advanced exchange service, giving you much faster turnaround than standard printer warranties. Extended warranties with overnight replacement are also available if downtime must be avoided at all costs. The combination of affordable price and excellent service makes the POS-X XR520 a great receipt printer for virtually any retailer.

• Autocutter lifespan rated at 1.5 million cuts
• ESC/POS and OPOS compatible
• Driver support for Windows XP, 2000, Vista, 7
• 5-Year warranty includes 2-day advanced exchange service
• Interface cable(s) included in box!

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The XR520 is now known as the EVO HiSpeed.
Product Specifications
Dimensions 6.1W x 8D x 6.1H in
Weight 3.75 lb (1.7kg)
Color Options Black
Interface USB, USB/Parallel, USB/Serial, USB/Ethernet
Print Method Direct Thermal
Print Speed 11.81 in / sec (300 mm / sec)
Print Resolution 180 x 180 dpi
Emulation ESC/POS Command Compatible
OPOS Compatible Yes
Character Set 95 Alphanumeric characters, 14 international, 128 x 18 extended graphics (1 space per page)
Character/Line 42 Columns (font A) - 56 columns (font B)
Barcodes Supported EAN-8, EAN-13, CODE 39, ITF, UPC-A, CODABAR, CODE 93, CODE 128, PDF 417(2D)
Graphics Printing Yes
Operating Temperature 41°F - 104°F (5°C - 40°C)
MCBF 60,000,000 Lines
Print Head Life 1,500,000 cuts
Auto Cutter Lifespan 1.5 million cuts
Paper Dimensions 1.9 to 3.14 in (50 to 80 mm) width, 3.27 in (83 mm) maximum diameter
Paper Thickness 0.002 to 0.0035 in (0.06 to 0.09 mm)
Sensors Status LED lights - error, nearly out of paper, out of paper, power, cover open
Auto Cutter Yes - JamFree auto-retracting Guillotine
Wall Mountable Yes
Mac Compatible No
Software Included Drivers downloadable
In The Box Printer, users manual, 1 roll paper, power adapter, interface cable

POS-X XR520 Reviews

POSGuys Rating:

POS-X continues to improve on their thermal printer line with the XR520. Faster and more durable than the XR510, this printer is a great addition or replacement at any business. We really like that POS-X offers 2-day replacement on warranty issues standard, giving you a lot less downtime if something were to happen to the printer.

Customer Reviews

Frequestly Asked Questions


USB Interface Cable, 6 Foot, A to A
6-Foot Null Modem Serial Printer Cable (9 to 25 pin): Beige
6 Foot USB Printer Cable: Black, A to B
6-Foot Parallel Printer Cable, DB25M/CENT36M, Beige
POS-X 3-Year Overnight Exchange Contract (Previously ZOE-CRW3)
POS-X 5-Year Overnight Exchange Warranty Upgrade (Must be purchased within 30 days of printer purchase.) (Previously ZOE-CRW5)
XR520 Ethernet Interface Card - Replaces RPCARD-E2
XR520 Parallel Interface Card - Replaces RPCARD-P2
XR520 Serial Interface Card - Replaces RPCARD-S2

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